Pediatrics - Emanuel

Facility Profile

Note: This information is provided for nursing school faculty to let them know the kinds of clinical experiences available for nursing students at Legacy Health.

Site:  Randall Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel 
Unit Name:  Pediatrics
Placement Coordinator:                                      503-413-3231
Patient Population &/or Specialty Served:  All pediatric patients with variety of diagnoses, primarily ages 0-6 
Usual Times/Days of Week Unit Open:  24/7 
Shift Length Worked & Start Times:  12 hour shifts, 0700 & 1900 
Number of Licensed Patient Beds:  44 
Average Daily Unit Census:  26 
Average Length of Stay: 1-2 days 
Number of RNs Working Each Shift  10
Skill Mix:  Mostly RN; some LPNs 
Style of Nursing & Usual Patient Assignment:  RN individual assignment - 3-5 patients 
Special Skill Sets Usually Required of RNs:  PALS, CPR